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50) Men Without Women, Ernest Hemingway, 1927
Day 77. "The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to take risks, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded , sometimes destroyed." -Ernest Hemingway
The Sun Also Rises , by Ernest Hemingway. Another English syllabus special, Hemingway’s tight prose and peerless storytelling are somehow more resonant when you are reading it on your own. Or as my colleague Matt put it: “I couldn’t keep my eyes open for more than five pages of Hemingway growing up, but for some reason I picked this up in my post-graduation haze and was mesmerized.